Modern Spectrochemical Analysis of Metals: An Introduction for Users of Arc/Spark Instrumentation by Volker B.E. Thomsen
An Introduction for Users of Arc/Spark Instrumentation. This book is a fundamental introduction to the increasingly important field of spectroscopy. Designed for both beginning and experienced users of arc/spark spectrometer it provides the vital background necessary to fully understand the instrumentation. As an added help, most terms are completely defined when they're first used in the text. Numerous examples and figures are utilized to illustrate the main points. You'll also find most equations and formulas come with sample calculations to show actual usage. Examples of authentic data from spectrochemical analysis of selected metals can be found throughout this valuable reference source. Contents include: Chemistry and Physics, Instrumentation Basics of the Spectrometer, Calibration for Spark Spectrochemical Analysis, Statistical Analysis for Precision and Accuracy, Instrument Operation, Quality Control, Applications, Various Selected Topics.